Transboundary Resources Assessment Committee Peer Review Meeting

The US and Canada will participate in a peer review of the assessment of Georges Bank yellowtail flounder and an update of the biological and fishery indicators for Eastern Georges Bank Atlantic cod and haddock.

Schedule

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Time (EST)

Topic

Leads

08:30 – 09:00

Welcome & introduction: TRAC Co-Chairs and Meeting Chair

Tara Trinko Lake (US)

Michelle Greenlaw (Cdn)

Paul Rago

9:00 – 10:30

Eastern Georges Bank Haddock

Inputs: Commercial Fishery & Surveys

Biological and Fishery Indicators

Fonya Irvine (Cdn)

Liz Brooks (US)

10:30 – 10:45

Break

10:45 – 12:00

Eastern Georges Bank Haddock continued

Discussion

Fonya Irvine (Cdn)

Liz Brooks (US)

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch

13:00 – 14:30

Georges Bank Yellowtail Flounder

Empirical Analysis

Discussion

Chris Legault (US)

Monica Finley (Cdn)

14:30 – 14:45

Break

14:45 – 16:00

Georges Bank Yellowtail Flounder

Inputs: Commercial Fishery & Surveys

Chris Legault (US)

Monica Finley (Cdn)

 

 

 

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Time (EST)

Topic

Leads

08:30 – 9:30

Summary of Day 1 and homework

Paul Rago (chair)

Haddock and Yellowtail stock leads (Cdn and US)

9:30 – 10:00

Allocation Shares

Melanie Barrett (Cdn)

Liz Brooks (US)

10:00 – 10:15

Break

10:15 – 12:00

Eastern Georges Bank Cod

Biological and Fishery Indicators

Changes in fishery and survey indicators relative to 2018 TRAC

Melanie Barrett (Cdn)

Gary Shepherd (US)

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch

13:00 – 14:00

EGB Cod DLM tool

 

Irene Andrushchenko (Cdn)

Gary Shepherd (US)

14:00 – 14:30

Break

14:30 – 15:30

Report on progress of the Atlantic Cod Stock Structure Working Group

Richard McBride (US)

15:30 – 16:00

Review Georges Bank Yellowtail TSR

Chris Legault (US)

Monica Finley (Cdn)

 

 

 

Thursday, July 9, 2020

Time (EST)

Topic

Leads

09:00 – 10:00

Summary of Day 2 and homework

Paul Rago

10:00 – 10:15

Break

10:15 – 11:15

Review Eastern Georges Bank Haddock TSR

Fonya Irvine (Cdn)

Liz Brooks (US)

11:15 –12:15

Review Eastern Georges Bank Cod TSR

Irene Andrushchenko (Cdn)

Gary Shepherd (US)

12:15 – 13:15

Lunch

 

13:15 – 14:15

Draft ToR for 2021 TRAC

Tara Trinko Lake (US)

Michelle Greenlaw (Cdn)

14:15 – 16:00

TSR Edits

Cdn & US editorial committee

 

 

Last updated by Northeast Fisheries Science Center on 06/24/2020